Tuesday, July 23

Report of Armed Robbery Leads to Three Arrested

ASHEBORO N.C. – A 911 call about an armed robbery in progress in Asheboro led to three people being arrested, two on prostitution charges.

A police report from the Asheboro Police Department says that just after 8 pm on Monday June 13th 2022, a 911 caller reported that a male had a gun and was trying to rob them at a home on Ross St.

When officers arrived they found a car and a pickup truck facing each other in the driveway of the home with 2 males standing outside the passenger car and a male and a female inside the pickup truck.

According to the report, officers investigated the incident and arrested three individuals. Catalino Flores was charged with misdemeanor assault by pointing a gun, Darwin Hernandez was charged with misdemeanor soliciting prostitution, and a female was charged with misdemeanor prostitution.

All three received a $1,000 secure bond and were scheduled for a first appearance in Randolph County Court on June 14th 2022.